Country Comparison > Roadways > TOP 10

RankCountryRoadways (km)
1United States6,506,204
2China3,860,800
3India3,320,410
4Brazil1,751,868
5Japan1,210,251
6Canada1,042,300
7Russia982,000
8France951,200
9Australia818,356
10Spain681,298

Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012

See also: Roadways map

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